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Olympics - 14 Mar 2008
The Vancouver Organizing Committee for the 2010 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games (VANOC) today welcomed Vancouver Airport Authority as an Official Supplier of the 2010 Winter Games.
Olympics - 22 Jan 2008
ASICS has signed a major deal with Eurosport to become a key presenting sponsor for the 2008 Olympic Games.
Olympics - 04 Oct 2007
The Italian Olympic Committee (CONI) today announced the appointment of global sports marketing agency Octagon as its worldwide marketing advisor and sponsorship sales agency.
Olympics - 15 May 2007
The Prime Minister of South Korea led events in Seoul on 15 May to promote PyeongChang’s bid with 50 days to go until the International Olympic Committee elects the city to host the 2014 Olympic and Paralympic Games.
Olympics - 01 Nov 2006
Tomorrow marks the closure of an open call for interest in designing the Vancouver 2010 Games mascot(s). VANOC has received submissions from around the world, as well as extensive public comments and feedback through its website at vancouver2010.com.
Olympics - 24 Jan 2005
The Association of Train Operating Companies (ATOC), together with Britain’s train operators, are giving their full support to the London 2012 Olympic bid.
Olympics - 14 Jan 2005
The Premier League today announced its support for London’s bid to host the 2012 Olympic Games and Paralympic Games, launching a marketing campaign that will be seen by hundreds of millions of football fans throughout the world.
Olympics - 17 Dec 2004
Chelsea Football Club are delighted to announce it has become an Official Supporter of the London 2012 Olympic bid. As a result Chelsea have become the first Premier League club to reach a supporter agreement with the bid team.
Olympics - 03 Dec 2004
Dubrovnik, Croatia – New York City Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg, NYC2012 Founder and Deputy Mayor Daniel Doctoroff, and Olympian Donna DeVarona today addressed the annual meeting of the European Olympic Committee General Assembly. The delegation stressed that New York City’s plan to host the 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games is distinctly different because it puts the Games at the center of the city. The presentation also emphasized that the New York bid focuses on the exceptional athletic experie
Olympics - 02 Sep 2004
ATHENS, Greece & NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sept. 1, 2004--The Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc. (NYSE:IPG), one of the world's leading organizations of advertising agencies and marketing services, played an integral role in producing several successful marketing programs during the Athens Olympics.
Olympics - 16 Aug 2004
Flags heralding London’s bid to become the host city for the 2012 Olympics will now fly along the Mall and at a selection of London’s instantly recognisable locations.
Olympics - 02 Aug 2004
(New York and London, August 2, 2004) - SponsorClick's research shows that, outside of media visibility, corporate sponsorship of the Athens Olympic Games can have multiple marketing impacts for sponsors.
Olympics - 21 Jun 2004
As of Sunday 20 June the advertising and promotional activities of the ATHENS 2004 Organising Committee for the Olympic Games will move into top gear abroad.
Olympics - 12 Mar 2004
The British Olympic Association is pleased to announce Weetabix's exciting sponsorship of Team GB at the 2004 Olympic Games in Athens.
Olympics - 12 Mar 2004
ST. LOUIS (March 11, 2004) – Anheuser-Busch, Inc. today announced the company has signed a multiyear agreement with the United States Olympic Committee (USOC) extending its Budweiser and Bud Light beer brands as the 'official beer sponsors' of the U.S. Olympic Team through 2008. The sponsorship will give Budweiser, Bud Light and Michelob ULTRA use of the U.S. Olympic five-ring logo in all marketing and advertising activities to support Team USA’s efforts at the XX Olympic Winter Games in Torino
Olympics - 12 Nov 2003
Visa International and Turismo Torino today announced a three-year global alliance to promote Torino worldwide as a key travel destination and showcase Visa's sponsorship of the Torino 2006 Olympic Winter Games in Italy. Visa also will be the Preferred Card of Turismo Torino as a result of this alliance which will run through December 2006.
Olympics - 11 Sep 2003
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sept. 10, 2003--The United States Olympic Committee (USOC) announced today that it will work with GSD&M Advertising, based in Austin, Texas, to create a branding platform to promote the 2004 U.S. Olympic Team.
Olympics - 22 Apr 2003
The ATHENS 2004 Olympic Games Ticketing Programme was presented today, together with the Official Ticketing Guide.
Olympics - 08 Apr 2003
Eastman Kodak Company’s European, African and Middle Eastern Region has appointed Ketchum London to exploit its sponsorship of the Olympic Games in Athens next year. The pan-European programmes will roll out immediately across all of Kodak’s European, African and Middle Eastern markets.
Olympics - 22 Jul 2002
A cooperation agreement was signed yesterday afternoon between ATHENS 2004 and the National Tourist Organisation of Greece at the ATHENS 2004 headquarters. The agreement involves a joint programme for the promotion and marketing of the 2004 Olympic and Paralympic Games.
Olympics - 29 May 2002
Businesses in Athens, Greece – and visitors to the Olympic City – are the target of a new advertising service launched by Around the Rings, the world's leading publication following the business of international sport.
Olympics - 29 May 2002
Businesses in Athens, Greece – and visitors to the Olympic City – are the target of a new advertising service launched by Around the Rings, the world's leading publication following the business of international sport.
Olympics - 25 Jan 2002
ATHENS 2004 President, Gianna Angelopoulos-Daskalaki met in Athens on 23 and 24 January with Interpol Secretary General, Ron Noble. Mrs Angelopoulos and Mr Noble discussed issues relating to security and the 2004 Olympic Games.
Olympics - 07 Jun 2001
The First Conference of Sponsors for the Athens 2004 Olympic Games began its deliberations yesterday an Athens hotel, with the participation of both national and international sponsors, executives of ATHENS 2004 and members of the IOC marketing department.
Olympics - 15 May 2001
Greece's Radio and Television broadcasting corporation (ERT) became the fifth Grand National Sponsor of the 2004 Olympic Games.
Olympics - 27 Nov 2000
Sydney Olympics 'Less Commercialised' than Atlanta
Olympics - 21 Sep 2000
Olympic Gym Beats NFL, But Worries for NBC
Olympics - 17 Sep 2000
Interview with Bob Elphinston, SOCOG General Manager of Sports
Olympics - 12 Sep 2000
Olympics Generate $2.1bn Promotional Boost for Australia
Olympics - 09 Sep 2000
NBC Sells $900 Million in Olympic Ad Spots
Olympics - 27 Aug 2000
Interview with Stewart Binns, OTAB Bureau Director and Trans World International Senior Intl. Vice President - Director of Special Projects – European Production
Olympics - 21 Aug 2000
NBC/Quokka Ventures Selected To Produce Official Salt Lake 2002 Olympic Website At www.saltlake2002.com
Olympics - 15 Aug 2000
Sprayed, Sniffed and Searched at Sydney Airport <br>
Olympics - 12 Aug 2000
2nd Ticket Sunday sees 136,000 Olympic Ticket home deliveries across Australia
Olympics - 10 Aug 2000
Marion Jones Poised for Leading Lady Role in Sydney
Olympics - 08 Aug 2000
Korbel Champagne Cellars And Fetzer Vineyards Named Official Supporters For 2000, 2002 And 2004 U.S. Olympic Teams And 2002 Olympic And Paralympic Winter Games
Olympics - 04 Aug 2000
'Your Ticket Sunday': Australia's Biggest ever Home Delivery for Olympic Tickets
Olympics - 04 Aug 2000
Sydney Olympic Games Projected to Set Global Broadcast Records
Olympics - 31 Jul 2000
Massive Olympic Ticket Delivery Program Gears Up
Olympics - 26 Jul 2000
AOC'S Anti Gambling Stance
Olympics - 21 Jul 2000
Etch Your Name In Olympic History With Legacy Brick<br> Commemorative Bricks To Be Located In The Gateway's Olympic Legacy Plaza
Olympics - 09 Jul 2000
Romney Leads Salt Lake Olympic Community in Proactive Diversity Outreach Effort<br>
Olympics - 03 Jul 2000
SYDNEY 2000 - The Official Video Game of the Olympic Games<br> <br>
Olympics - 01 Jul 2000
SLOC Nets 19,000 Volunteers After 90 Days - 98 Percent Sign Up Via Internet
Olympics - 29 Jun 2000
NBC Announces That Taped Olympic Coverage Will Turn an Estimated $120 Million Profit Over Expectations
Olympics - 26 Jun 2000
Interview with Mr. Howard Stupp, Director of the IOC Department of Legal Affairs
Olympics - 26 Jun 2000
IOC Director of Legal Affairs Howard Stupp Talks About Ambush Marketing at the Olympics and on the Internet
Olympics - 22 Jun 2000
Nike Website Sabotaged by Hackers Following Controversial Advertisements
Olympics - 19 Jun 2000
Lifeminders Inc. Named Exclusive Internet Provider of the Sydney 2000 Olympic Games Electronic Daily Newsletter<br>
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